Global Digital Finance to Manage Code of Conduct for Cryptocurrencies
Mar 20, 2018 at 11:14News
A new industry regulator, Global Digital Finance (GDF), has been established to supervise the code of conduct for digital currencies. The industry body persuaded the leading financial market stakeholders to create a code of conduct and systematize crypto assets worldwide.
Windows Defender to Block Unauthorized Cryptomining Operations
Mar 15, 2018 at 16:22News
The fintech statistics show that cryptocurrency mining, though a hit on the financial markets, has started to evolve many concerns. Microsoft has recently published research presenting the fact that cryptocurrency mining has become the top instrument for malware attacks, in particular after the rapid increase of Bitcoin price experienced in 2017.
Bureau of Meteorology Staff Interrogated Over Cryptocurrency Mining
Mar 15, 2018 at 14:31News
The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has placed two workers of the Bureau of Meteorology under investigation for illegal usage of the institution’s super-powerful equipment for mining different cryptocurrencies. There have been no charges yet but the investigation is ongoing.